Scarab

47.14.26

Information

Pale green glazed faience scarab shaped seal with details of the head and legs on the back, and flat base inscribed with a winged cobra flanked by two nefer signs and a 'nb' or water sign at the bottom. Pierced through the length for suspension. Remains of green glaze only on the base. Dated by Professor Sayce to 1500 BC. Described by donor, Mr Frank Stevens, as coming from Cyprus.